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Tagged: Deshaun Watson (120 Results)


Panthers gearing-up for run at QB Watson?

The Carolina Panthers cleared $19.9 million in salary-cap space this week with the release of four players. The moves brought a team previously strapped for cap room to near the topMore 10 teams in the league in cap space. The Panthers are reportedly planning to make a strong run at Houston quarterback DESHAUN WATSON if the Texans grant his wish to be traded. The recent moves seem to put Carolina in a good position to do so. Less


Around the NFL: QBs on the move

The 2020 season isn’t even a week in the rearview mirror, and it’s very clear that quarterbacks are going to dominate the offseason like never before. There will be substantial turnover at the position, including some of the game’s very best players.  more »



Texans not planning to trade disgruntled QB Watson

Disgruntled Houston quarterback DESHAUN WATSON requested a trade from the team last month but the Texans continue to insist that they have no plans to trade their star signal-caller. Teams haveMore reportedly contacted the Texans, with some having their calls and text messages ignored. Those that have gotten a response have heard from Texans GM Nick Caserio that Watson is not available. Watson signed a four-year contract extension in September that puts him under contract with the Texans through 2025. Less



Dolphins heading into 2021 with two offensive coordinators

After a month of interviews, Miami head coach Brian Flores decided on Tuesday to promote both Eric Studesville and George Godsey as co-offensive coordinators. The duo will replace Chan Gailey andMore attempt to improve the offense while developing young quarterback TUA TAGOVAILOA (assuming the Dolphins do not trade for DESHAUN WATSON). The team has yet to decide who will call plays under the new arrangement. Less

Source: Miami Herald

Factoid: Prolific Passers

Deshaun Watson wants to be traded. Matthew Stafford will be. They're just 2 of the league's more productive quarterbacks, and they're not the only ones who might be changing teams this offseason. Several others may be, either because they want to, or their teams are looking to go younger or cheaper at the position.   more »



Texans QB Watson requests trade

Houston quarterback DESHAUN WATSON has reportedly requested a trade from the Texans. Sources indicated that the request was made two weeks ago, adding that the decision to hire David Culley asMore the new head coach will not alter Watson’s thinking. Watson set career highs this season in passing yards, touchdowns, and completion percentage. He also became frustrated after the team did not include him in the decision to hire new GM Nick Caserio. His days in Houston appear to be numbered. Less



Texans QB Watson on the move?

Multiple people in and around the Houston Texans organization reportedly believe that star quarterback DESHAUN WATSON has played his last game with the team. Watson is upset with the Texans overMore the process they used to hire general manager Nick Caserio, among other issues. With a possible holdout on the horizon, speculation grows that the Texans will look to trade Watson during the offseason. Stay tuned, fantasy owners. Less



Watson leads Texans, sets all-time passing record

Houston quarterback DESHAUN WATSON threw for 3 touchdowns in Sunday’s game against Cincinnati, becoming the Texans all-time franchise leader in passing touchdowns in a season. Watson now has 30 passing touchdownsMore on the season, breaking the previous record of 29 set by Matt Schaub in 2009. Watson’s late fumble likely cost the Texans a chance to win the game, but his fantasy afternoon was a success. Running back DAVID JOHNSON also had a nice fantasy game with 2 touchdowns of his own. Less

Source: Team Website

Factoid: Deshaun Watson

Deshaun Watson is having a great year, but the Texans are losing anyway. That’s unusual. Normally when a quarterback does the kind of things he’s doing, there are a lot more wins involved.  more »

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Texans not planning to shut Watson down for remainder of season

With the Houston Texans officially eliminated from the playoffs, and the team having no draft picks to tank for, some have suggested that quarterback DESHAUN WATSON could be shut down forMore the remainder of the season. Interim head coach Romeo Crennel, however, said that Watson will play and the Texans will try to win as many games as they can this season. Less



Bears QB Trubisky outplays Texans QB Watson

Chicago quarterback MITCHELL TRUBISKY outplayed Houston quarterback DESHAUN WATSON on Sunday, throwing 3 touchdown passes and no interceptions. Fantasy owners are well aware that the Bears selected Trubisky 10 picks aheadMore of Watson in the 2017 NFL draft. The pick has been much maligned, with Trubisky mostly being a bust since that time while Watson has remained among the first quarterbacks selected in fantasy drafts each fall. Less

Source: NBC Sports

Factoid: Woulda coulda

Mitchell Trubisky’s run in Chicago is coming to a close. One of his final home starts, as luck would have it, comes against one of the transcendent quarterbacks that he was chosen before in 2017. With the 3rd pick of the 2017, the Bears could have chosen Patrick Mahomes or Deshaun Watson. Instead, they traded up to No. 2 to pick Trubisky.  more »


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Texans thankful for Watson as QB throws 4 touchdowns in win over Lions

Houston Texans quarterback DESHAUN WATSON threw 4 touchdowns in Thursday’s Thanksgiving Day win over the Detroit Lions. Watson had a pair of go-ahead touchdown passes in the first half and threwMore for two more scores in the fourth quarter. Watson is on a roll for the Texans and his fantasy owners, having thrown 15 touchdown passes without an interception in his past six games. Less

Source: Houston Chronicle


Watson leads Texans with 3 first half touchdowns

Houston quarterback DESHAUN WATSON threw 2 touchdowns and ran for another, all in the first half of Sunday’s game against the New England Patriots. The Texans would manage only two field goals in the second half, but Watson’s first half heroics led the way on Sunday.

Source: Houston Chronicle

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